Category: Best of Seoul

Seoul Walking tour, What to see&do on a trip to Korea

Seoul, capital of South Korea, is a great city few know. It is a dynamic metropolis, colorful and distinguished by its charm, its ultra-fast development, and its effervescence. Despite the devastating war of Korea reducing everything into nothing, the country amazed everyone. Modernizing at a […]

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Gyeongbokgung : The precious Jewel of Korean History

Gyeongbokgung also known as Gyeongbok Palace was the main royal palace of the Joseon dynasty. Lee Seong-gye or the Taejo of Joseon initiated the construction of  the “palace of happiness” when he decided to settle the capital in Seoul. Gyeongbokgung is the largest of the Five Grand […]

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Cheonggyecheon, the rebirth of a river in the heart of Seoul

Cheonggyecheon Stream is a river that runs through Seoul from east to west. Until recently it was just a forgotten river. 10.84 km long, the cheonggyecheon undergone some changes. The disappearance of a river Originally a river, Cheonggyeccheon was a tributary of the Han River. […]

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The N seoul tower, symbol of Korea’s Capital

Symbol of Seoul, the N Seoul tower is visible for kilometers around and offers a stunning view over the city. Built in 1969, the N Seoul Tower was originally a telecommunications tower. But it quickly turned into tourist monument for the view it offers on the […]

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Everland resort, the Korean version of disneyland

Not really comparable with Disneyland or Universal Studios, the two American giants, Everland is the largest amusement park in South Korea. And it attracts 6 million visitors each year. Established in 1976, Everland is a leisure resort near Seoul located in Yongin. This is the […]

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Insadong : A street where korean culture, art and heritage meet

Insadong can be defined much like the Asakusa Seoul. Over there we can easily find a lot of traditional things in the area, and many tourists come to buy souvenirs on the Korean tradition. But that’s not all. It is also one of the most […]

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